2020 Stewardship Campaign Update

Stewardship month and Commitment Sunday are over, and they were amazing!  Thanks to everyone who contributed time, talents and pledges to make our stewardship campaign a success.  As of mid-week, more than 75% of our members and friends have returned pledge forms, with their combined pledges totaling $170,470.  This is a higher total than we’ve ever achieved … [Read more…]

MINISTRY TEAM HIGHLIGHTS – Engagement Team

Current MembersChair: Kathy KinkemaHospitality Groups Coordinator: Christina VanPouckerLeadership Development Coordinator: Sara ClavezMembers at large: Amy Rogers, Joanne Rummel, Estella Thomas, Maxine Guettler The Engagement Team meets every second Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00pm. The purpose of the Engagement Team is to develop a membership engagement path via hospitality groups, social activities, ministry team involvement, and leadership development. The aim … [Read more…]

Library News

The UUFoM Library is now located in its permanent home – UL301.  Enjoy reading a book in a comfy chair upstairs or bring a book home to read.  If books are your thing, our Library group is looking for some helpful volunteers.  Please contact Marsha McDonald if you are interested!

Considering membership?

If you appreciate or have enjoyed the fellowship’s offerings and are considering joining as a member, fantastic! We hope you are able to make connections in many ways, and we invite you to engage in this path to membership. 1) Attend!The best place to start is by getting to know your fellow seekers on Sunday … [Read more…]

Crossing Paths

Secondary Class – Grades 6 and up Our Crossing Paths program begins with Hinduism.  Each religion will begin with an introduction to the basic principles of the religion. Map Sundays: October 6, 13 – Continue an exploring how the religion might connect to Unitarian Universalism and how it might differ. Tack Sundays: October 13, 20 … [Read more…]

Children’s Circles

Our Children’s Circles have been working together on a shared covenant and learning about Unitarian Universalism together.  This month they will separate into the Lower and Upper Elementary Children’s Circles.  The Lower Elementary Children’s Circle’s theme is “Valuing Each Other’s Voices.” They will be learning about how to listen and understand others’ experiences, forgiveness and valuing … [Read more…]

Commitment Sunday Potluck

A luncheon is planned for Sunday, September 29, in celebration of our commitment to the upcoming year.  The Engagement Team will be providing a main dish of pulled pork, while Estella Thomas will provide vegetarian stir fry.  Below are some of the items we would like to provide during our potluck.  Please sign up here!  Vegetarian … [Read more…]

2020 Stewardship campaign Update

Our Stewardship month is off to a great start! Stewardship conversations are underway, and we hope you’ll take advantage of one to learn more about UUFoM and share your thoughts. If you haven’t been approached for a conversation by this Sunday, please contact Janelle Dombek to request one. At this point we’ve received pledge forms from just … [Read more…]

Ministry Team Highlights

Welcome Team Current Members Chair: Catherine YoungCo-chair: Linda RectorMembers at large: Judy Donahue, Linda Bozzelli, Jean Sarantos, Michaele Malecki, Roxanne LaForest The Welcome Team meets every quarter following Sunday service. The purpose of the Welcome Team is to welcome visitors to services, act as hosts during their visit and provide answers to any questions they … [Read more…]

Pasty Sale!

We need help in the kitchen on Saturday, September 21, to prepare pasties for the Pasty Sale on Sunday, September 22.  Responsibilities include cutting vegetables, blending the filling mixture, making crust, assembling the pasties, timing the pasties in the ovens, wrapping finished pasties, doing dishes and cleaning the kitchen, among other jobs.  Six or more per shift … [Read more…]